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Dec
09
2020
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Indonesia’s Head of Region elections (Pilkada) involving a little more than 100 million voters to elect 9 provincial governors, 37 mayors and 224 heads of regency (Bupati) are simultaneously held...
Apr
29
2020
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International IDEA provided input on digital microtargeting as long-term electoral support to reduce invalid votes In December 2018, the Dutch State Commission on the Parliamentary System published...
Apr
29
2020
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Recognizing complexity and risks in electoral processes to inform new initiatives and solutions In November 2019, the Commonwealth Secretariat shared its first draft of the Good Electoral Practice...
Aug
02
2019
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Over the past decade, technology, such as Biometric Voter Registration (BVR), has risen to meet complex electoral challenges. BVR measures and analyses a voter’s unique physical characteristics to...
Aug
07
2017
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Election and cybersecurity  has changed dramatically over recent years, with high profile cases of elections-related hacking. All of these incidents are inherently difficult to trace back...
Jul
31
2017
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This is a series on the process of democratic accountability as defined by its three main principles: answerability, responsiveness and enforceability. This third article explores the software...
Jun
29
2016
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One of the major challenges related to money in politics is the considerable lack of transparency surrounding political party and election finance.
Apr
07
2015
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Introduction: Risk does encompass more than Violence "The biggest risk is not taking any risk…. In a world that is changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking...
Feb
17
2015
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The Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) in collaboration with Sherubtse College under the Royal University of Bhutan (RUB) has developed a new tool with assistance from International IDEA, primarily...